Mike Malone is currently the President and CEO of the Northwest Arkansas Council. Established in 1990, the Council works to identify regional challenges and solutions for this fast-growing and dynamic region. Mr. Malone is also the Vice Chairman of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Commission, a nine-member public board charged with establishing and overseeing the operations of lotteries in the State of Arkansas.
Prior to working for the Northwest Arkansas Council, he was employed by the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate in Washington, DC. During the Clinton Administration, Mr. Malone worked at the White House for six years in the Office of Management and Administration.
Mr. Malone resides in Fayetteville, Arkansas with his wife, Allyson Malone and their two children, Olivia and Mia.